Press Release - Mitt Romney Announces Support of Senator Thad Cochran
Mitt Romney today announced the support of Mississippi Senator Thad Cochran.
"I am pleased to have the support of Thad Cochran," said Mitt Romney. "He understands that Mississippi voters are looking for someone who will bring jobs back to this country. He is a committed public servant, and I am grateful to have him stand with me in my campaign."
Announcing his support, Senator Thad Cochran said, "Our country cannot afford another four years of President Obama's policies. Mitt Romney has the pro-growth message and the unmatched experience that will be required to improve our economy. I am proud to support him."
Background On Senator Thad Cochran:
Senator Thad Cochran Was First Elected To Represent Mississippi In The United States Senate In 1978. He is Ranking Member of the Committee on Appropriations as well as a member of the Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry and the Committee on Rules and Administration. Before entering the Senate, Cochran represented Mississippi's 4th District in the U.S. House of Representatives. He also served in the U.S. Naval Reserve and practiced law.
Mitt Romney, Press Release - Mitt Romney Announces Support of Senator Thad Cochran Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project https://www.presidency.ucsb.edu/node/298898